Author Events

Here is a list of upcoming author events co-sponsored by Teaching for Change. If you are interested in booking an event at Busboys and Poets - 14th St., see Info for Authors and Publishers. For a complete schedule of events at all Busboys and Poets locations, see their event calendar.

View our Previous Author Events.

March 2015

Monday, March 2
6:30-8:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Michael Heaney
Party in the Street: The Antiwar Movement and the Democratic Party After 9/11
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, Busboys and Poets, Institute for Policy Studies, CODEPINK, Washington Peace Center, Peace Action, Veterans for Peace - D.C. Chapter

Thursday, March 26
5:30-7:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Denis Hayes
Cowed: The Hidden Impact of 93 Million Cows on America's Health, Economy, Politics, Culture, and Environment
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, New Economy Working Group of the Institute for Policy Studies, Center for Food Safety, Democracy Collaborative, Environmental Working Group, Humane Society, Natural Resources Defense Council, Real Food Challenge, Sierra Club - D.C. Chapter, Town Creek Foundation, Busboys and Poets

 

April 2015

Tuesday, April 14
6:30-8:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Jesse Hagopian
More Than a Score: the New Uprising Against High-Stakes Testing
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, Busboys and Poets, Haymarket Books

 

Tuesday, April 28
6:30-8:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Gene Baur
Living the Farm Sanctuary Life: The Ultimate Guide to Eating Mindfully, Living Longer, and Feeling Better Every Day
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, Busboys and Poets, Compassion Over Killing, Farm Sanctuary

 

May 2015

Sunday, May 3
4:30-6:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Elizabeth Alexander
The Light of the World: A Memoir
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, Busboys and Poets

Thursday, May 21
6:30-8:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Enid Lee, interviewed by Open Society Foundations program officer Allison Brown
Beyond Heroes and Holidays: A Practical Guide to K-12 Anti-Racist, Multicultural Education and Staff Development
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, Busboys and Poets, Washington Teachers Union

Wednesday, May 27
6:30-8:00 PM | Location: 14th & V | Add to Calendar
Sonia Nieto
Why We Teach Now and Finding Joy in Teaching Children of Diverse Backgrounds
Sponsors: Teaching for Change, Busboys and Poets, College of Education and Human Development at George Mason University, American Studies Department/US Latina/o Studies of the University of Maryland, National Education Association